As T-REX already notification Previously, under the agreement, Google Cloud would act as a network operator for blockchain Flow by Dapper Labs, the expansive infrastructure that powers the entire ecosystem NFT, games and apps.
Janet Kennedy, vice president of Google Cloud North America, said the multi-year partnership will help Dapper expand its operations through the "secure, scalable infrastructure" provided by Google.
Google has also helped developers Flow integration with its software is easier, one of the motivations to choose Google Cloud over competitors like Amazon Web Services.
Dapper Labs (FLOW) is invested by big funds
Coatue Ventures led the round, with a16z, GV (formerly Google Ventures), Version One Ventures, BOND, GIC and several others.
“We have proven the concept, which is why investors are so eager to partner with us,” said Roham Gharegozlou, CEO of Dapper Labs.
Gharegozlou believes that the future of tokens is irreplaceable (NFT) will be “fandom currency (community of fans)” and said the raise will help expand NBA Top Shot operations and create new sports ventures around the world, including European football with huge fan bases.
In another announcement on Wednesday, Dapper Labs announced a partnership with LaLiga, Spain's top professional soccer league, to launch the soccer market.
The marketplace will showcase digital collections from 20 teams of Tournaments, including two famous clubs Real Madrid and Barcelona.
Like Dapper Labs' hugely successful NBA Top Shot project, the LaLiga soccer market will run on blockchain Flow of the company. Dapper Labs plans to launch in the summer of 2022.
NBA Top Shot, Dapper Labs' crown jewel that has seen exponential growth over the past year, with $780 million in collectibles traded on the platform, is already over 1.1 million accounts registered by 2021.